Kendria Perry Madden

Associate Board

Kendria Perry-Madden is a fundraising professional whose background includes stints at the Illinois Council of Orchestras, the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. A former state titleholder in the Miss America Organization, Kendria used the visibility inherent in that role to promote arts-in-education through partnerships with the National Endowment for the Arts, Poetry Out Loud, the Governor’s Awards for the Arts, the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Music. Kendria studied piano for 17 years and holds a bachelor’s degree from the North Carolina School of the Arts and a Master of Arts Management from Carnegie Mellon.